Advisory

Griffin Legal is more than a law firm. Griffin Legal has long provided advisory services to its clients including Government, Business and Not for Profit organisations.

Griffin Legal offers advisory services in the following areas:

Accordion Title
Business Advisory
  • Business structures and reorganisations
  • Corporate governance reviews
  • Audits
  • Investigations
  • Data breach plans
  • Privacy law compliance
  • Risk management
  • Succession planning

Contact one of our business advisory solicitors or call (02) 6198 3100.


Government Advisory

Griffin Legal was appointed to the Attorney-General’s Department Legal Services Multi-Use List making us prequalified to deliver services across the Australian Government in the following categories:

  • Government and Administrative Law
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Dispute Resolution and Litigation

Griffin Legal is also on the following panels:

  • Department of Immigration and Border Protection Consultancy and Business Services Panel
  • ACT Public Trustee and Guardian
  • ACT Land Development Agency Conveyancing Panel
  • Registered IRE Auditors Panel

We provide a range of services to the Australian Government and the ACT Government including in the following areas:

  • Probity
  • Commercial law services
  • Leasing and licencing
  • Privacy advice including privacy impact assessments and data breach plans
  • Workplace investigations
  • Land sales and acquisitions
  • Employment related matters
  • Governance and stakeholder management
  • Governance reviews
  • Project management
  • Integrity services including audits, investigations and policy reviews
  • Training seminars

Contact one of our government advisory solicitors or call (02) 6198 3100.


Not for Profit & For Purpose Advisory

We provide services to Not for Profit and For Purpose organisations in the following areas:

  • Constitutions, by-laws and rules
  • Governance reviews
  • Training and seminars
  • Audits and investigations
  • Legislative compliance
  • Stakeholder management
  • Contract management
  • Mergers
  • Best practice advice
  • ACNC advice and compliance

Contact one of our Commercial and Not For Profit solicitors or call (02) 6198 3100.


Diversity and Inclusion counsel

We provide a number of diversity and inclusion services including:

  • Audit Business/ Government to assess compliance issues
  • Advise and assist leaders implement cultural change
  • Advise on workplace gender transition. (Legal and workplace harmony issues)
  • Advice on Discrimination Legislation
  • Mediation and Dispute Resolution
  • Advise on workplace LGBTIQ issues

Government Relations

We have unique experience and insight in providing the following government relations services:

  • Confidential Strategic Briefings on Federal Politics
  • Direct Representation to Government/Opposition/Cross Benchers
  • Drafting submissions to Government
  • Designing strategic communications plans
  • Advice on legal implications of legislative changes

Sports

Our Partners have been key providers of legal services in the sports industry for over twenty years. Our sports industry clients include national sporting associations, local clubs and government. Our Partners and staff have also held board positions in international, national and local sporting and recreation clubs demonstrating a sound understanding of unique issues facing the sports industry.

Griffin Legal can provide services in the following areas.

  • Disciplinary proceedings
  • Tribunal hearings
  • Mediation
  • Investigations and audits
  • Governance reviews including drafting constitutions and by-laws
  • Member protection policy development, implementation, and review
  • Child protection including the Royal Commission
  • Transfer of bodies from associations to companies
  • Marketing contracts
  • Broadcast deals
  • Player Management

Partner, Peter McGrath is currently on the list of legal advisors for the ANZSLA.